Holiday Trip in Warangal

Memorable Heritage Tour with Warangal Holiday Packages

If you are history buff and love to spend a holiday amidst the historic ruins, then a trip to Warangal is just perfect. It is a city of intricately carved stone temples, massive forts, and charming beauty that will take you back in the ancient time. This heritage city was once used to be the capital of the Kakatiyas in the 12th to 14th centuries. The notable fort at Warangal was a medieval citadel admired by brave travelers of Marco Polo's vintage. Some of the most remarkable relics of the south lie scattered here in Warangal amidst grassy hills and forests. Apart from historic beauty, you can find various gardens, Wildlife Park around Pakhal Lake and much more. For exclusive handicrafts and brassware items as souvenirs you can visit the Lepakshi Emporium. So, enjoy Warangal tour by booking your favorite Warangal holiday package offered by
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Best Sightseeing Places in Warangal

Before going for your Warangal vacation, be familiar with where you must visit during the trip.

Warangal Fort:
This castle had been built in the era of the Kakatiya period in the 13th century. The massive fort has four enormous gateways fashioned in Sanchi manner at the entry. The whole design of this fort is the finest example of South Indian architecture.
Kakatiya Musical Garden:
This is amongst the most adorable Warangal attractions. This garden is nestled in close proximity of the renowned Bhadrakali temple. It span over an area of 15 acres. A visually pleasing melodious cascade accompanied with eye catching multihued illumination is the main attraction of the garden.
Eturnagaram Wildlife Sanctuary (Near Warangal):
Located close to Warangal town, Eturnagaram the wildlife refuge is considered as one of the impressive ancient sanctuaries in India. This wildlife sanctuary is opaque with deciduous and excellent teak woods. It even conserves many wild animals like tiger, wolf, spotted dear etc.
Bhadrakali Temple:
Built by the Kakatiya dynasty during the eighth century, this temple of Kalimata is located on a sacred mount nearby Warangal.
Thousand Pillared Temple (Near Warangal):
This holy shrine is placed in the peak of the Hanumakonda Mountain. You would get to visit this temple while going towards Warangal as it is located on the Hanamkonda- Warangal highway. This amazing shrine was built by King Rudra Dev in 1163 AD. It is shaped with intricately engraved thousand pillars.
Kakatiya Rock Garden:
It is a skillfully built garden close to the Fort temple with multiple rock structures of various animals, such as lion, deer, giraffe, etc.
Other Tourist Places:
Padmakshi Temple, Pakhal Lake, Govindarajula Gutta and Warangal Planetarium are some of the other tourist attractions of the city.

Best Time for Holidaying in Warangal

The best time to visit Warangal is the period between the onset of autumn and spring time that is between 'October and March'. The weather during these months is pleasant with the temperature ranging between 22-23o C, affording excellent weather to enjoy sightseeing and outdoor activities. The months of January and February are also the months, when there are celebrations in the air- the popular four-day 'Samakka Saralamma Jataka tribal festival' that rivals the splendor of Kumbha Mela in north India is celebrated either in January or February. So, you must plan your Warangal trip accordingly.

Must Buy Things from Warangal

If you are a shopping freak and love to shop special items, then the major shopping areas in Warangal are Lepakshi Handicrafts Emporium, DCWRA Bazaar, Subedari and Hanumakonda. Some of the must buy items are Brassware as well as scroll paintings here. You can shop for authentic brass ware at Lepakshi Handicrafts Emporium, which is famous for its brass products including betel nut cases, and Ittar (perfume) pots. There are variety of designs embossed onto brass pots, dishes and paper weights, plus the beautiful peacock motif, that make for exclusive souvenirs to take back home. Apart from this, you can shop for variety of products in Warangal at the DCWRA Bazaar at Chowrasta and exclusive scroll paintings at Cherial.

Explore Options to Reach Warangal

Before booking your Warangal holiday packages, you should know about the modes to reach this city. Read on to more:
By Air
Rajiv Gandhi International Airport in Hyderabad (Hyderabad Airport) is the closest major airport to Warangal, located at a distance of 164 KM from the city. It is a three and half hour drive to Warangal from Hyderabad.
By Train
Warangal is well-linked to all major Indian cities and towns. railways.
By Road
Warangal is connected by well-maintained roads to Hyderabad, Rajahmundry and Vishakhapatnam (and other cities of the state in as well as around). So, select any of the modes for Warangal travel and enjoy your holiday.
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